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His Highness the Aga Khan’s Diamond Jubilee visit to India
21 February 2018

On 20 February, His Highness the Aga Khan arrived in New Delhi on a 10-day official visit at the invitation of the Government of India.

24 February 2018

We are so delighted to have reached over 100,000 Likes on Facebook! We would like to take this opportunity to thank you, the #AKDN Partners as well as our Staff and Volunteers who have supported...

23 February 2018
Speaking at the #SunderNursery ceremony, Vice President, Shri Venkaiah Naidu, expressed appreciation for the contributions made by the institutions of the #AKDN, under His Highness the #AgaKhan leadership. @VPSecretariat Read article: https://t.co/d95De8WbdT https://t.co/DmHmXGTjKf
22 Feb 2018

His Highness the Aga Khan meets with Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India

9,000 projects
Over 9,000 building projects have been documented and are now available on archnet.org.  They range from rural schools to urban water towers, from state-of-the-art skyscrapers to modest mud-brick structures.
$1 million
One million dollars are shared among prize winners, as determined by the independent Master Jury.  Half the prize money is a grant for promoting the replicable aspects of the design.
40 years
As of 2017, the Aga Khan Award for Architecture will be 40 years old, making it the oldest major award in the field.